Information on COVID-19 and Current Operations:

 During level 4 Covid restrictions, will continue to provide online and phone consults only.

COVID-19 symptoms

The symptoms of COVID-19 are like common illnesses such as a cold or influenza. You may have one or more of the following:

  • fever (at least 38˚C)
  • new or worsening cough
  • sore throat
  • shortness of breath
  • sneezing and runny nose
  • temporary loss of smell or altered sense of taste.

Less common symptoms may include diarrhoea, headache, muscle aches, nausea, vomiting, or confusion/irritability.

If you have any of the identified symptoms or have been in contact with a quarantined person or have been to the identified areas of interests, within the last 14 days.

Please inform your practitioner know and make a follow up plan with them.

If you think you have COVID-19 call Healthline on 0800 358 5453 24 hours a day, seven days a week, or talk to your doctor.

All public updates are on the Ministry of Health Website:

Published by Erika

Kia ora, my name is Erika and I live and work in Christchurch as a registered nurse and therapist. I am originally from the UK and have been in NZ for 17yrs. I am married and have two teenage children. I have worked within mental health services for 25yrs. Eleven of those years within the Brief Intervention Service.

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